Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Cryptography skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cryptography over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cryptography (Cryptology)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 76 -
Rank change year-on-year -35 - +106
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 2 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.13% 1.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 1.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £525 -
% change year-on-year -16.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

Cryptography is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1318 1203 1429
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.11% 83.89% 80.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 690 803
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.37% +8.15% +5.63%
10th Percentile £270 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £528 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 17
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -25.65% +29.12%
10th Percentile £8.89 £9.00 £9.85
90th Percentile £19.10 £15.70 £40.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £21.34
% change year-on-year +10.00% -29.72% +39.04%

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Cryptography as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Cryptography in Milton Keynes

Cryptography
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cryptography in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cryptography in Milton Keynes

Cryptography
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cryptography in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cryptography in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cryptography also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 2 (100.00%) CESG
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Cryptography
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Security Advisor
1 1 (50.00%) Server Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CESG
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (50.00%) ISMS
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Server Hardening
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) VMware